On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1778

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Arne, British composer (Rule Britannia, A-Hunting We Will Go), dies at 67
1778 Highlights

About March 5, 1778

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 243 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces